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Ikon is an internationally acclaimed art gallery, exhibiting contemporary art in a magnificent neo-gothic school building.
Dir. José Val del Omar / Spain 1955 / 23 min Cert (PG)* José Val del Omar was a restless experimental filmmaker and inventor of audio-visual gadgetry who somehow managed to carve out a career in Franco’s Spain. This beautifully impressionistic portrait of the Alhambra forms the first part of his Elementary Triptych of Spain, a patch-work […]
An evening of short films and music, taking place on and inspired by the seventeenth of November. We’ll be delving through dusty archives, old microfilms and a fair bit of Wikipedia in order to bring you superlative entertainment devoted to one apparently insignificant day. To give some idea of the lineup, Nov 17th saw the […]
Leaving her garden to the mercy of the slugs, award-winning writer Alys Fowler set out in an inflatable kayak to explore Birmingham’s canal network, full of little-used waterways where huge pike skulk and kingfishers dart. Hidden Nature is about noticing the wild everywhere and what it means to see beauty where you least expect it. […]